The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 19 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 10.10% 13.85% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 45.45% 25.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £35,500 £22,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Computer Science
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Torfaen region.

Miscellaneous Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
22 70 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 22.22% 53.85% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 15 46 18
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Torfaen region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Torfaen

Computer Science
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran -3 10 £35,500 +61.36%
Computer Science
South Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) SDLC
3 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
3 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 11 (68.75%) jQuery
3 11 (68.75%) Node.js
4 10 (62.50%) C#
4 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 8 (50.00%) OO
5 8 (50.00%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
7 5 (31.25%) WCF
7 5 (31.25%) SOA
7 5 (31.25%) Web Services
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
7 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
9 3 (18.75%) Grunt
9 3 (18.75%) TypeScript
9 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
9 3 (18.75%) Sass
10 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
10 2 (12.50%) OOP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (68.75%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Grunt
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Junior
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Junior Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Junior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (6.25%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) jQuery
3 10 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 5 (31.25%) WCF
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) Sass
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (81.25%) SDLC
2 8 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
5 2 (12.50%) OOD
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
4 3 (18.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle